Grilled Salmon with Basil Cream Sauce Recipe

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25 mins (prep 5, cooking 20)
14 ingredients
6 servings
Grilled salmon goes very well with lemon and basil. This cream sauce makes an interesting and attractive dish to serve for family or for guests. Our kids went back for more sauce. They love pesto on pizza and pasta, and this has a similar, though milder, flavor.

Categories:  italian , kid-friendly , quick-and-easy ,
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Serving Size (49.89 g)
Servings 6
Amount per Serving
Calories 166.93 Calories from Fat 145.98
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 16.22g 149.76%
Saturated Fat 7.75g 232.63%
Trans Fat 0.16g %
Cholesterol 37.61mg 75.22%
Sodium 40.47mg 10.12%
Total Carbohydrate 2.09g 4.17%
Dietary Fiber 0.0 g 0.0%
Sugars 0.7 g %
Protein 0.47g 5.67%
Vitamin A 413.04IU% Vitamin C 0.12mg%
Calcium 15.1mg% Iron 0.07mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
salmon fillets, fresh lemon juice, kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, for the sauce, fresh basil leaves, cloves garlic, fresh lemon juice, kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper